The only regional event “specialised” exclusively on event industry is the second edition of RSVP festival and conference which last year proved to be one of the main regional events for this industry.Held at Plaza Event Center (formerly known as Hypo Event Center) in Zagreb and under the auspices of the Croatian Ministry of Tourism, this year’s event promises once again to bring together the best event professionals and everybody in the industries related to event management with goal to gather top players in the industry for networking, gathering knowledge and ideas and most of all for the presentation of all aspects how to make a successful, creative and qualitatively and quantitatively measurable events.

The first day of RSVP conference will focus on technologies that make event management easier and more efficient, while the second day’s main emphasis will be on event tourism. Great speakers, workshops and lectures will give participants the whole picture of event management and during the 2-day event, organizers will also present the ATTEND awards for best event in the region in 8 different categories. Winners will be decided by a jury, made up of members from event, marketing, advertising and PR industry. This year jury is comprised of the following esteemed members: Dan Walsh, PR expert, James Morgan, creator of SharedXP tool that helps event managers, Mary Kirillova, event organiser and the founder of the first employment search engine for event managers, Joe Bockhurst, event technologies developer at Group Dynamics, and Snežana Subotić, founder of Prototip Events.

SOURCEKongres Magazine
A long-time meetings industry addict, Gorazd is the Founder and owner of marketing and event agency Toleranca Marketing. He has many years of experience in planning, preparing and carrying out large international meetings and exhibitions. As the founder of the "Power to the Meetings" methodology, he still firmly believes in the power of live events and human to human communication. He is also the author of numerous articles and editor-in-chief of the meetings industry magazine Kongres Magazine.